Go Somewhere Cool

I promise I’m not getting paid for this!

I stumbled across a gorgeous website today, and I wanted to share it. Go Somewhere Cool is a website that will… well, it will show you somewhere cool. I know, shocking, right?

Just click the button to be taken to a random unique AirBnb property—I clicked through a couple of times and found an original old Afghani yurt in Germany, a 14th century Italian palazzo, a designer sustainable eco-home in Costa Rica overlooking rainforests, a cubehouse in the Netherlands, and a room in the St Pancras Clock Tower in London.

This is one of those websites that will either sate your curiosity, or horribly inflame it. In my case it is well and truly the latter—I’m back to planning a Europe adventure after seeing some of these amazing properties!

Around the Neighbourhood

For all the travelling we do, sometimes it’s important to stop, take a breath, and remember the beauty in our own backyards.

Over the Christmas break, Josh and I went down to Kaitawa Reserve in Paraparaumu and Raumati Beach. We caught a beautiful sunset over the Tasman Sea out towards Kapiti Island, and took some time to remember how blessed we are to live in such a beautiful area.

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